Seven McHenry County Fire Departments Help Put Out Massive Burlington Egg Processing Plant Fire

When I heard that Illinois fire departments were helping put out the fire in Burlington, Wisconsin, I figured some would be from our area.  (Here’s the Chicago Tribune article.) Burlington is one of the places where my father used to … Continue reading

Barn Fires Prompt Warning from Sheriff’s Department

A message from the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department: Currently Investigating several rural barn fires. MCSO looks to community for assistance in reporting suspicious persons/ activity Sheriff Keith Nygren announced today the active investigation of multiple fires in the rural McHenry … Continue reading